Translation of "pheasant" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun uk /ˈfez.ənt/ us plural pheasants or pheasant

a large bird with a rounded body and long tail, that spends a lot of time on the ground and is often shot for sport and food, or the meat of this bird

He shot a pheasant.
roast pheasant

(Translation of “pheasant” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


noun /ˈfeznt/ (plurals pheasants, pheasant)

a type of long-tailed bird, the male of which has brightly-coloured/-colored feathers and certain types of which are often shot for sport

a brace of pheasant(s)
two pheasants.

(the flesh of) the bird as food

We had roast pheasant for dinner.

(Translation of “pheasant” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)